Shakespeare's World of Words

Shakespeare's World of Words

by Paul Yachnin (Editor)


View All Available Formats & Editions
Want it by Wednesday, November 21 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781472515292
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/22/2015
Series: Arden Shakespeare Library Series
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Paul Yachnin is Tomlinson Professor of Shakespeare Studies and Director of the Institute for the Public Life of Arts and Ideas (IPLAI) at McGill University, Canada.

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors

1. Well-Won Thrift
Michael Bristol (McGill University) and Sara Coodin (University of Oklahoma)

2. Proper Names and Common Bodies: The Case of Cressida
David Schalkwyk (Folger Shakespeare Library)

3. Antique/Antic: Archaism, Neologism and the Play of Shakespeare's Words in Love's Labor's Lost and 2 Henry IV
Lucy Munro (University of Keele)

4. Learning to Color in Hamlet
Miriam Jacobson (University of Georgia)

5. Recasting 'Angling' in The Winter's Tale
J. A. Shea (Dawson College)

6. 'What may be and should be': Grammar Moods and the Invention of History in 1 Henry VI
Lynne Magnusson (University of Toronto)

7. Othello and Theatrical Language
Sarah Werner (Folger Shakespeare Library)

8. Slips of Wilderness: Verbal and Gestural Language in Measure for Measure
Paul Yachnin and Patrick Neilson (McGill University)

9. 'Captious and Inteemable': Reading Comprehension in Shakespeare
Meredith Evans (Concordia University)

10. 'Time is their master': Men and Meter in The Comedy of Errors
Jennifer Roberts-Smith (University of Waterloo)


Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews